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cause passed by the u.s. house shortly before the 70 and the anniversary of his wartime address to a joint meeting at congress. this is one hour. >> ladies and gentlemen, please , theme our honored guests democratic leader of the house of representatives, the republican leader of the united fate senate, the majority leader of the niceties and become a united states senator if they, and the speaker of the united states house of representatives. [applause] please stand as the chaplain of the u.s. house of representatives give the invocation. >> let us pray -- god of all nations, we ask your blessing all on this gathering of people separated only by a common language to honor today a towering figure of the way first century, sir winston churchill. a man larger than life, often quoted authoritatively and by many accounts usually wrongly. he inspired to heroic a compliment and for severe it's millions on both sides of the greatic in a time of darkness across the face of the earth. gifts, oh, god, you pour out for the benefit of all. waswinston's gift leadership and a time of great ch
be a reminder to all americans of a world leader who stood by us in the wake of pearl harbor in behind whom we stood throughout the second world war. make us, oh, god, forever grateful for the relationship of britain with our united states, and may our nations together cooperate as in the time of sir winston churchill to guarantee the freedom and peace of all people. amen. >> please remain standing for the visitation of the colors by the united states armed forces colorguard, the singing of the united kingdom anthem, the singing of the united states anthem, and the retiring of the colors. ♪ ♪ >> ♪ god save our queen long live our noble queen god save our queen send her victorious happy and glorious long to reign over us god save our queen! ♪ >> ♪ oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light what so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming? whose broad stripes and bright stars thru the perilous fight, o'er the ramparts we watched were so gallantly streaming? and the rocket's red glare, the bombs bursting in air, gave proof through the night that our flag was still there. oh,
and each of us had a deer license. each of us shot a deer. neither of us on antelope. he think that was a failure of the trip. he thought that we could've have shot the deers in his backyard. [laughter] i enjoyed it and i shot a deer. i have a great printable justice scalia that i value highly. if i tell you that i go to the opera with justice ginsburg, you would probably not be as interested in that. but i do that too. >> let me follow up a little bit on maybe what is a more process oriented version of a similar question. i found that it is wonderful to be a justice on the supreme court terms of personal relationships. it is obviously a group of folks that to hera those stories and it is very curdling. but you do disagree with each other. you do disagree vehemently at times. when is it appropriate to write a dissent? after you've lost once, that they justice have an obligation to admit defeat and go on? how does that work in your mind? >> i think dissenting opinions play an important role in the court. that is not to say that i do not value consensus. to the extent that we can
that way. [laughter] >> let's again express our deep thanks to you for spending his time with us today. what a wonderful opportunity for all of us to hear from you. one of the things that is always fascinating in the court is that we have a sense of who the justices are and what they are like and what they are interested in. you gave some tremendously interesting descriptions of how the court works. we cannot get that anywhere else. we are so grateful that you would take your time to be with us. welcome to alabama. if you ever want to come back and hunt deer or birds, i'm sure there are any number of people here who can help you do that. [laughter] >> i also want to thank you and your family for making this occasion possible. i do think all of our guests for being with us today. thank you very much. >> thank you very much. again, i want to thank everybody here and to thank you judge. i know how important law school is and how generosity like yours can make it -- i'm very appreciative of what you have done for the university of alabama law school. i'm sure they tell you this all the tim
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